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Condemnation is not enough. Cancel Trump’s visit now!

29 November 2017: Jewish Socialists' Group statement


Fight antisemitism and defend free speech

30 July 2017: Statement by the JSG on the uses and abuses of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance “definition” of antisemitism


The Westminster atrocity

28 March 2017: Two days after the atrocity in Westminster on 22nd March 2017, in which four people were killed and many more injured, David Rosenberg sent a message on behalf of the JSG to be read out at a Unity Vigil at Downing Street, organised by Stand Up To Racism


Statement on “Labour’s problem with antisemitism”

28 April 2016: From the Jewish Socialists’ Group


Britain’s minorities must not be divided

2 February 2015: Statement by the Jewish Socialists' Group on Britain First, the Jewish community and anti-Muslim racism


Bundism – 120 years young!

20 October 2017: This weekend marks the anniversary of the formation of the Bund – largest and most significant Jewish socialist movement that has existed.


Jewish Socialists’ Group statement in support of Dr Moshe Machover

4 October 2017: Dr Moshe Machover – a lifelong Israeli socialist, anti-racist and anti-imperialist, who has lived in Britain since 1968 – has been expelled from the Labour Party.


Jewish Bloc – Not One Day More

29 June 2017: The Jewish Socialists' Group and jewdas are organising a Jewish Bloc to march together on 1st July on the national demonstration in London to get rid of this vicious Conservative government.


For social justice. For a Labour government on 8th June

1 June 2017: The Jewish Socialists’ Group is urging all its members and supporters to campaign in every way they can for a victory for the Labour Party on 8th June under Jeremy Corbyn’s leadership.


Stop Trump Protest Speech

22 February 2017: Speech given by Julia Bard of the Jewish Socialists' Group at the Stop Trump rally 20/2/17 at Parliament Square


Jews Against Trump

5 February 2017: The Jewish Socialists' Group marched in a Jewish bloc on the protest against Trump's anti-Muslim travel ban on 4th February 2017. Here is the text of the leaflet we handed out.


Stand with the majority and end the Occupation

4 February 2017: A week after Holocaust Memorial Day (when Donald Trump failed to mention the Jewish victims), and in the expectation of an imminent visit from Netanyahu to Britain, hundreds of Jewish people speak for the majority of Jews in signing an advert opposing the Occupation of Palestine.


Joint Advert on Israeli Settlements

23 January 2017: Please sign up to show your support for the UN Security Council Resolution 2334 against Israeli settlements


Jewish groups back call for inquiry into Israeli Embassy interference in UK democratic processes

18 January 2017: The Jewish Socialists' Group has joined other Jewish organisations that work for justice for Palestine in endorsing the following statement.


A call for unity in action against Netanyahu and Trump

4 January 2017: A statement to progressive Jewish groups locally and internationally from the Jewish Socialists’ Group in Britain


The election of Donald Trump and the rush to congratulate him by Britain’s Jewish community “leader”

12 November 2016: A statement from the Jewish Socialists’ Group


Statement on parliamentary report on antisemitism

17 October 2016: Tory-dominated Select Committee looks in wrong direction to see threats to minorities in Britain today, say Jewish Socialists


What Jewish Socialists are saying to the Labour Party’s Chakrabarti Inquiry

10 June 2016: The Jewish Socialists' Group has submitted this document to the Inquiry set up by Jeremy Corbyn in response to the accusations that the Labour Party is a hotbed of antisemitism. As an organisation with decades of experience of fighting racism and antisemitism alongside other minority communities, we believe we are well placed to add clarity and make recommendations to the Inquiry and wish them luck in reaching constructive outcomes.


Refugees Welcome Here!

10 September 2015: National Day of Action Saturday 12th September, London. Marble Arch to Parliament Square,


EJJP statement on Gaza Freedom Flotilla.

30 June 2015: Israeli forces have once again seized a boat and crew with civilian aid for the people of Gaza. Among those they have taken is Dror Feiler, chair of European Jews for Just Peace (EJJP). The Jewish Socialists' Group in Britain is affiliated to EJJP, and has endorsed this statement.


Tribute to Mike Marqusee

4 June 2015: a report on recent Conway Hall meeting paying tribute to Mike Marqusee, who died at beginning of this year.


Birthwrong

15 February 2015: jewdas trip to Spain!


Mike Marqusee 1953-2015

18 January 2015: Mike Marqusee, our friend and comrade, died peacefully on 13 January 2015, aged 61. The funeral will be on Tuesday 20 January, 2pm – 3.45pm at St Marylebone Crematorium, East End Road, Finchley, London N2 0RZ.


Aussie Jewish site asks do you know what JNF does with your money?

19 November 2014: Australian Jewish Democratic Society questions Jewish National Fund's "green" credentials and says the "charity" is engaged in ethnic cleansing.


Minnie Lansbury: Poplar Rebel – 7.30pm, Thursday 20th November

2 November 2014: Jewish Socialists' Group meeting At The Wesley (MIC), 81-103 Euston Street Street, London NW1 2EZ (nearest tubes Euston and Euston Square)


JSG Resolution on Peace and Freedom in the Middle East

8 July 2014: This resolution was adopted by the JSG's annual general meeting held on Sunday, July 6, 2014